Cheers Ring Out at Capitol Building After Senate Votes Down Health Care Repeal

  • 7 years ago
Protesters gathered outside the US Capitol in Washington chanted and cheered after news broke that the Senate had voted down legislation to remove parts of the Obama-era Affordable Care Act, a so-called “skinny repeal” of “Obamacare.”The bill failed by 51 votes to 49. Sen. John McCain was among the Republican senators who voted no. Protesters outside had earlier called on him to reject the proposal.This video shows chants of “Show me what democracy looks like. This is what democracy looks like,” after the vote. Credit: Instagram/jodyrallard via Storyful